Metropolitan Opera Auditions – South Carolina District
The Metropolitan Opera Auditions for the South Carolina District will be held January 28 at 10 a.m. at the Spears Center for the Arts at Columbia College. Young singers from throughout the U.S. will audition for judges provided by New York’s Metropolitan Opera. Three winners will be awarded $1,200 and go on to the Regional Auditions in Atlanta. The Atlanta winner will sing at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York with the opportunity to win $15,000 and international exposure. Previous winners include Renee Flemming, Deborah Voight, and Jesse Norman. Free and open to the public.